Only the King’s signature is required now.
The country is in for a pretty queer year!
“I wouldn’t want people to say I am fighting against 'LGBT-free' zones because I am gay,” said Clément Beaune. “However, as European affairs minister, I have an additional responsibility. I must fight for tolerance.”
The one-time payments would serve as “acknowledgement and redress” for those charged or arrested for same-sex sexual relations or cross-dressing among others.
The progress is needed as Brazil remains one of the deadliest places in the world for the trans community, and is being led by the transphobic Jair Bolsonaro.
The news comes after a flurry of anti LGBTQ+ rhetoric.
Buy us a one-way ticket.